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Mini to reduce lineup to 5 'Superhero' cars

1 hour 55 min ago
BMW has decided that Mini has gotten too big and will shrink the compact brand's lineup to five models from eight. The move reverses course after Mini rolled out a series of quirky derivatives like the coupe and roadster two-seaters in recent years.

GM ordered to produce ex-CEO Wagoner's 2009 performance review

2 hours 25 min ago
A U.S. judge told GM to give customers details of former CEO Rick Wagoner's 2009 performance evaluation about recalls of unsafe cars and ignition switch issues, according to an order signed Tuesday.

Takata airbag rupture in Japan signals more automaker recalls

4 hours 23 min ago
Japan's transportation ministry said a Takata airbag ruptured in a model not covered by existing recalls, suggesting automakers may have to expand safety campaigns to replace the devices linked to five deaths.

Takata airbag rupture in Japan signals more automaker recalls

4 hours 23 min ago
Japan's transportation ministry said a Takata airbag ruptured in a model not covered by existing recalls, suggesting automakers may have to expand safety campaigns to replace the devices linked to five deaths.

Chrysler pressed by NHTSA to move faster on Takata airbag recall

26 November, 2014 - 02:50
U.S. regulators told Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to speed up its recall of airbags with faulty inflators linked to at least five deaths. NHTSA said in a letter Tuesday to the company that it should begin its recall of cars with Takata airbags Dec.

U.S. auto loan originations at highest level in 9 years, N.Y. Fed says

26 November, 2014 - 00:14
Americans took out the most auto loans in nine years during the third quarter, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's quarterly Household Debt and Credit Report.

Discounts, falling gas prices driving Nov. sales higher

25 November, 2014 - 21:30
The U.S. auto industry may post its highest November sales volume since 2001, and one forecaster says light-vehicle transaction prices are on pace to reach the highest level ever for a second consecutive month.

Falling gas prices, deals driving Nov. sales higher

25 November, 2014 - 21:30
The U.S. auto industry may post its highest November sales volume since 2001, and one forecaster says light-vehicle transaction prices are on pace to reach the highest level ever for a second consecutive month.

Land Rover blasts Evoque look-alike from China

25 November, 2014 - 18:53
Land Rover plans to complain to Chinese officials about a close copy of its Evoque SUV that broke cover at the Guangzhou Motor Show in China late last week.

Land Rover blasts close Evoque copy from China's Landwind

25 November, 2014 - 18:53
Land Rover plans to complain to Chinese officials about a close copy of its Evoque SUV that broke cover at the Guangzhou Motor Show in China late last week.

Canada helped bail out GM, Chrysler with incomplete information, auditor finds

25 November, 2014 - 18:19
Canada had limited information about the restructuring plans of GM and Chrysler Group when the government approved a $12.1 billion bailout for the automakers in 2009, federal auditors said.

Scion nixes convertible, turbocharged FR-S

25 November, 2014 - 16:45
Toyota says there will be no convertible version of the Scion FR-S sports car and -- in a blow to power-seeking enthusiasts everywhere -- no turbocharged engine.

NHTSA closes probes into 600,000 Ford, GM vehicles

25 November, 2014 - 16:41
Safety regulators have closed investigations into about 500,000 Ford Motor and about 100,000 General Motors vehicles without calling for recalls, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said today.

100,000 Mazda6 sedans recalled for tire-monitoring systems

25 November, 2014 - 16:17
Mazda is recalling about 100,000 of its Mazda6 sedans from the 2014 and 2015 model years because the tire monitoring system may not alert drivers to low tire pressure, U.S. regulators said today.

Visteon confirms discussions to sell stake in climate control joint venture

25 November, 2014 - 14:16
Visteon Corp. confirmed this morning that it's in discussions with a private equity firm to sell its stake in South Korean joint venture Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp.

Japanese regulators to oversee Takata recalls, investigate Honda's recall errors in U.S.

25 November, 2014 - 12:30
Japan's transport ministry will form groups to oversee airbag recalls tied to Takata Corp. and probe Honda Motor Co. for underreporting faults in the U.S., adding to regulatory scrutiny of the two companies.

Japanese regulators to oversee Takata recalls, investigate Honda's recall errors in U.S.

25 November, 2014 - 12:30
Japan's transport ministry will form groups to oversee airbag recalls tied to Takata Corp. and probe Honda Motor Co. for underreporting faults in the U.S., adding to regulatory scrutiny of the two companies.

Honda admits under-reporting serious U.S. accidents since 2003

25 November, 2014 - 06:01
American Honda failed to tell federal safety regulators about more than 1,700 claims of deaths or injuries linked to possible safety defects in its vehicles since 2003, when the law requiring the reports took effect, the automaker said today.

Cars and concepts that glowed in the L.A. spotlight

25 November, 2014 - 06:01
These four concepts and one production model are ready for their close-ups.

Ford Mustang goes to Dubai

25 November, 2014 - 06:01
Ford is rolling out all the stops for the international debut of its pony car.

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